| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:15 PM
All the dress rehearsals are over for the Clippers, and now it is time for them to focus on the regular-season opener Tuesday night against their city-rivals, the Lakers.
Even though health was an issue for the Clippers throughout training camp and...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Jeremy Lin may no longer be an NBA starter. At least not all the time.
Or, to use the terminology of Houston Coach Kevin McHale, Lin is now one of "two starting point guards" for the Rockets, along with second-year player Patrick Beverley.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:18 PM
J.J. Redick admitted Tuesday that an MRI revealed that he had a “partial tear” of his left quad muscle and not just a bruised quad as the Clippers reported to the media.
But Redick said he now felt “great” enough to practice...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:29 PM
This may be the week when the Clippers finally become a whole team.
Shooting guard J.J. Redick (bruised left quad) and rookie guard Reggie Bullock (injured right knee) both practiced Monday for the first time during training camp. But small forward Matt...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:25 PM
When NBA.com released its annual general managers’ survey Tuesday, there were several interesting items regarding the Clippers.
The Clippers appear to have garnered one vote to win the NBA championship. Asked to predict who would win the title,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:25 PM
All the injuries the Clippers have suffered during training camp haven’t stopped Coach Doc Rivers and his staff from trying to get his team ready for the start of the regular season on Oct. 29.
“If any coach expects everyone to be healthy...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:57 PM
It is one thing for the Clippers to embrace the high expectations that come with being considered one of the elite teams in the NBA.
It is quite another for the Clippers to live up to the hype of being among the top teams in the Western Conference, such...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:45 PM
It's like a onetime studio head at Paramount acknowledging that Universal has a better slate of films this year.
Or a legendary Disneyland ride engineer conceding that Knott's Berry Farm is now the place to go for thrills.
James Worthy admits it:...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In looking at five of the 14 teams already, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns and Utah Jazz but not as good as the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan, he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves.
Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts.
It's tough to earn...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:23 PM
The Lakers display 12 championship banners (including one to recognize the team's five championships won in Minneapolis), 10 retired jerseys (including one to honor the late Chick Hearn) and one special banner to honor six from the Minneapolis era...